Ibn Zohr university has always served as a leader in boosting the diversity and richness of the curricula. All its dependable elements work in harmony to take the scientific and the cultural policy to an upper level. Likewise, the faculty of Letters and Human Sciences in Ibn Zohr University- Agadir, Morocco, has never ceased in maintaining the educational system. Thus, launching the first edition of the International University Cine-Letters Festival of Agadir (FUICLA ), 2017 would add to the success of this institution.

4 prizes will be awarded in the following categories:

- Best Film Award
- Best screenplay Award
- Best Female Role Award
- Best Male Role Award

**** VERY IMPORTANT: Please read Terms & Conditions very carefully****


• Participation is open to Moroccan and foreign young students still studying or recently graduated from cinema schools or universities up to 5 years.
• Films must be ADAPTATIONS of literary works or folk tales, the duration of which does not exceed 30 minutes.
Participants must mention the adaptation source.
• Films will be selected by a commission designated by the festival management.
• Candidates must submit one film each.
• Each candidate has the opportunity to present their film to the public in 2 minutes before its screening.
• To participate in the official competition, candidates must send the form of participation duly filled out, accompanied by the parts mentioned, within the deadlines set by this regulation.
• Candidates may not withdraw their films after their selection.
• No documents will be returned.
• The festival management reserves the right to keep a copy of the films and use it for non-commercial purposes.
• The festival management reserves the right to translate the titles and synopses of the films into other languages.
• The presence of the director or the person representing him / her is mandatory.

To participate in the official competition, please send the following documents::
• The form of participation duly informed (to download from www.fuicla.com).
• The movie poster in JPEG A4 format.
• The biography of the director, accompanied by his photo.
• MP4 format or Vimeo link (or the site of the film / film site).

The addresses of correspondence are: fuicla2017@gmail.com / info.fuicla@gmail.com
PS: Send to both email the same content.

The deadline for submission of entries is March 25, 2018.


***The festival management will take care of the participants on their arrival at the airport of Agadir (accommodation, food, transportation in the city) during the whole period of the festival. The transport / flights costs to Agadir should be covered by participants themselves.

***Only accepted participants will be notified by email and on the festival official Facebook page.

Overall Rating
  • Hamidreza Ghasemi

    Everything was great!!! Hope can go there in next time!

    July 2019
  • Rogier Van Beeck Calkoen

    This was one the best experiences ever. The people, the films and the experience in Morocco was more than amazing! I would recommend anyone with a film that covers a literary piece to sent it to Fuicla.

    May 2019
  • Margarida Almeida

    This is a really good festival. Thank you for the selection of my short movie "A Way of Time". Also, thank you for the communication with the filmmakers. I hope I can go next year!

    May 2019
  • Özgür Can Uzunyaşa

    Great hospitality. Wonderful people to meet.

    May 2019
  • Congratulations! It's a really good festival!

    May 2019